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Brain-controlled Sunlight / Interactive Installation

Brain-controlled Sunlight
Brain-controlled Sunlight

The Brain-controlled Sunlight allows the sun’s rays in a physical space to be regulated by thoughts. Simply imagine a shape. Sunlight coming through your window will be transformed into that shape. You may direct sunlight to particular areas just by thinking. The most profound technologies are those that disappear. The Brain-controlled Sunlight system also detects if users are relaxing in the room or are trying to concentrate, and regulate sunlight accordingly. While the technologies are invisible to users, this design creates an organic atmosphere through sunlight, the most essential elements in the physical world, to augment human mind.

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Changing Places Group

Changing Places Group
Cambridge, MA, United States

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Design

MIT Media Lab

MIT Media Lab
Cambridge, MA, United States

Sheng-Ying (Aithne) Pao

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